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GB-24 (Ri Yue) Sun and Moon

Previous PointNext Point  Acupuncture Points on the Gall Bladder Channel of Foot Shao Yang
  • Meeting Point of the Gallbladder and Spleen Channels
  • Front Mu of the Gallbladder

Actions:

  • Benefits the Gall Bladder and spreads Liver Qi
  • Lowers rebellious Qi and harmonizes the middle jiao
  • Resolves damp-heat

Indications:

  • Pain in the hypochondriac region, vomiting, acid regurgitation, hiccup, jaundice, mastitis.

Location

CAM:
  • Directly below the nipple, in the seventh intercostal space, 4 cun lateral to the anterior midline.
AMOA:
  • On the anterior chest wall, in the seventh intercostal space, directly below the nipple, 4 cun lateral to the midline.

Needling Method:

  • Puncture obliquely 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.

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